We have an exciting opportunity for Probation Officers to join our team. We have roles available across Northern Ireland due to start in January and they are due to last until July 2019 with a pay rate of £15.05 per hour working 37 hours per week.  The main purpose of this role is to supervise offenders and released prisoners in the community and to help them lead law-abiding lives.

Current Vacancies:


Who We Are:

First Choice now one of Northern Ireland’s leading Healthcare Recruitment Agencies has come a long way since opening its doors in 1994. We employ over 40 consultants and place over 1000 temporary staff every week in a variety of Public and Private Sector Settings.

We value our Healthcare Staff and the hard work they do and are currently looking for individuals to join our team.

Job Duties


  • writing/presenting pre-sentence and pre-release reports
  • helping offenders come to terms with custodial sentences
  • befriending and counselling offenders and their families
  • supporting the victims of some violent or sexual crimes


Essential Criteria


  • A Social Work Qualification with AYE completed
  • A valid driving licence and access to a car
  • Registration with NISCC
  • Have experience working with offenders


More Information

What We Will Offer You:

  • £15.05 per hour
  • A dedicated recruitment team that focuses solely on processing applications which is why we can process quickly
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
  • Free Uniform if required

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Hours of work are Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
  • 30 minute Lunch Break
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date of advertisement 21.12.18 @ 5pm
  • Start Date for role is As soon as possible pending all relevant checks are in place

Get in touch for more information.